Global Startup Program Pitch Night
October 2, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm| FREE
You are invited to a Pitch Night celebrating the startups of the Global Startup Program launched in Austin by the Italian Trade Agency and Tech Ranch. The startups pitching represent Italian innovation and have spent the last 3 months in Austin, TX as part of the Tech Ranch Accelerator.
RSVP to hear how these startups are innovating and introducing their solutions to the US market.
6:30pm – 7:00pm – Checkin and refreshments
7:15pm – 7:30pm – Welcome and Speaker
7:30pm – 8:30pm – Pitches
8:30pm – Closing
Meet the Startups:
EthicJobs evaluates and certifies the quality of employee work-life within companies. EthicJobs issues certificates of ethical excellence to all companies that offer the best work standards while assisting others in creating an excellent work environment. The goal is to give strong visibility to all those companies that already offer excellent work environments and help others improve socially and, consequently, economically.
LEDcom is a smart city technology startup. Through the CellLED® project, LEDcom proposes to transform every LED streetlight into a sixth-generation broadband mobile communications base station (6G) without the installation of additional equipment, at very low costs, and while providing municipalities very high energy savings.
Takeflight creates digital applications to deliver individualized learning for students. These applications determine each student’s learning style and configure a program specific to that learning style. In addition to student courses, Takeflight also provides workshops and teacher training courses.
Teseo is an assistive technology startup. The company’s first product, Kibi, is designed to assist elderly people in both domestic and elderly care environments. Using a smartwatch, app, and sensors, Kibi allows caregivers to be constantly informed in case of emergencies and produce detailed reports on the health and independence levels of the assisted person based on their habits.
The Italian Trade Agency
ITA is the Governmental agency that supports the business development of Italian companies abroad and promotes the attraction of foreign investment in Italy. With a motivated and modern organization and a widespread network of overseas offices, ITA provides information, assistance, consulting, promotion and training to Italian small and medium sized businesses. Using the most modern multi-channel promotion and communication tools, it acts to assert the excellence of Made in Italy in the world.
Learn more at www.ice.it or contact us directly at www.ice.it/en .
Tech Ranch is a venture accelerator comprised of a global ecosystem of entrepreneurs, businesses, investors and community leaders. It provides the social capital, personal development, professional knowledge and communal support necessary for entrepreneurs around the world to create companies that positively impact their local communities and solve pervasive global social challenges.